This calendar is a selective list of forthcoming events that relate specifically to business activity.
October 21, 6:30-8 p.m. — The Distribution Dilemma: Distribution Know-How and Networks to Expand Your Food Business, Crush Cider Cafe, 1020 Wasco St., Hood River. Learn about different distribution models, and how to set prices, negotiate contracts, and maintain positive relationships with your distribution network.
October 21, 2015 9:00 a.m. Chamber of Commerce Visitor Council
October 21, 2015 11:00 a.m. Chamber of Commerce Board
October 26, 2015 6:00 p.m. Hood River City Council Meeting, City Hall, 2nd and State
Nov 4, Noon to 1 p.m. — Gorge Innoventure Brown Bag Workshop: How To Get on the First Page of Google – A SEO Workshop. Search Engine Optimization is important for everyone to understand, not just the web master. This workshop will review the web sites of the workshop participants and make real-life suggestions on how to improve the sites’ rankings.
Nov. 9, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. — Gorge Innoventure Business Development Workshop: Elevator Pitch. Presenter: Heidi Venture will help you learn how to quickly, succinctly and effectively explain what you do to your prospective customers. Learn how to deliver an elevator pitch with a punch. In this workshop you will craft your elevator pitch, practice it and get supportive feedback from fellow participants. Dinner and drinks are included. Gorge Innoventure members attend FREE! Go here for more info or to register.